News Archives: March 2013

Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Announcing — Pre-order Live Recordings From The Privateering Tour Now!

MarkKnopfler-live.comIn 2010 fans across Europe were given the opportunity to purchase live soundboard recordings of every show on Mark’s Get Lucky tour.

With the Privateering tour set to launch in Bucharest on April 25, we are pleased to again announce an extra special offering for fans: Nearly every show will again be recorded and mixed by professional sound engineers using multi-track audio technology.

These high-quality recordings will be available online immediately after each show on a unique metal concert MP3 stick in the shape of Mark’s favourite guitar, complete with matching case.

An ideal collector’s item, these mementos will allow fans to enjoy the concert again at home.

Fans can pre-order their concert stick now at Orders will start being shipped the day after the first show in Bucharest.

Each order will include:

  • A complete live recording of the selected concert from the Privateering tour in 320 kbps MP3 format;
  • A unique 4 GB USB stick, shaped like Mark’s red Fender Stratocaster, complete with matching case.

Pre-order now!


Mark To Play Locarno

A brand new date has been added to the Privateering tour. On July 11, Mark will be performing at the Moon & Stars Festival which takes place at the Piazza Grande in Locarno, Switzerland. Presale tickets are available now through

Visit the Store now to get your tickets for this event and be sure to check the Tour page for all of Mark’s up-coming shows.


Mark To Play Zurich

The start of the Privateering tour is less than two months away, but new dates are still being added to it. Mark has been confirmed as a performer at Zurich’s Live At Sunset festival. He’ll be taking the main stage on Saturday, July 20.

Starting tomorrow, March 6, at 10 am CET, visit the Store to get your tickets to this event.